One killed in mystery blast in Ethiopia -
One killed in mystery blast in EthiopiaIndependent OnlineAddis Ababa - At least one person was killed and seven wounded in a weekend grenade attack in south-east Ethiopia in the latest in a string of deadly mystery blasts across the nation, police said on Monday. Another grenade, apparently intended to ...
Posted on 13 September 2017 | 10:08 am
Adnoc Distribution signs deals in Ethiopia,
Adnoc Distribution signs deals in Ethiopia, Yemengulfnews.comDubai: Adnoc Distribution, the Abu Dhabi-based operator of fuel service stations, announced it has signed two agreements to sell its Voyager branded engine oil and lubricant in Ethiopia and Yemen. The new supply agreements with Ethiopia's Kinsi General ...
Posted on 13 September 2017 | 8:05 am
Ethiopia recognises Somalia's new government
Ethiopia recognises Somalia's new governmentIndependent OnlineAddis Ababa - Ethiopia said on Friday it recognised the new transitional government in neighbouring Somalia but also urged it to reach agreement with its opponents, including clan warlords and two breakaway regions. Ethiopian Prime Minister Meles ...and more »
Posted on 13 September 2017 | 4:19 am
[Photos] Somalis protest at Ethiopia embassy
africanews[Photos] Somalis protest at Ethiopia embassy in UK over prisoner transferafricanews“The Somali government has forcefully transferred a political refugee to Ethiopia which is known to torture and humiliate its opponents. It has been intimated that Mr. Abdikarin was sacrificed in order ti get political support from the Ethiopian regime ...and more »
Posted on 13 September 2017 | 1:34 am
Kenya: Is Kenya Losing Its Air Freight Edge
AllAfrica.comKenya: Is Kenya Losing Its Air Freight Edge to Ethiopia?AllAfrica.comHigh costs and long cargo dwell times are hampering Kenya's competitiveness in the air cargo business in the region. Transporters say that while the Kenya government has invested heavily in upgrading its airports, particularly Jomo Kenyatta ...
Posted on 13 September 2017 | 12:44 am
Ethiopia: Ethiopian Dam Deal Ignores
[SciDev.Net] Cairo -Water scientists from Egypt have raised concerns over a declaration governing the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam that is meant to ensure fair access to Nile water for countries downstream.
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 4:54 am
Ethiopia: Dispelling the Curse of the Nile
[Al Jazeera] War has been avoided. As Yemen becomes the latest battleground in what future historians might call the Middle East's "World War", news like this is welcome indeed.
Posted on 12 April 2015 | 7:43 am
Ethiopia's Lemma wins Vienna City
VIENNA (AP) -- Sisay Lemma of Ethiopia dominated the Vienna City Marathon Sunday, running on his own for the last 15 kilometers after other pre-race favorites struggled with the wind and injuries.
Posted on 12 April 2015 | 7:10 am
Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan pick two firms for
Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan have picked two firms to carry out studies on the potential impact of Ethiopia's Grand Renaissance Dam on the flow of the Nile, an Egyptian official said. Cairo and Addis Ababa had previously been locked in a bitter war of words over Ethiopia's $4 billion project. Egypt, which relies almost exclusively on the Nile for farming, industry and domestic water use, has sought ...
Posted on 10 April 2015 | 7:08 am
Foreign brewers battle for Ethiopia's
International brewers are helping transform Ethiopia's business landscape as it slowly sells the assets of the former communist state and opens up to foreigners drawn to one of Africa's fastest growing economies. Heineken (HEIN.AS), Diageo (DGE.L) and privately-owned Dutch brewer Bavaria, have snapped up state breweries or built new ones in the past four years, introducing new beverages and ...
Posted on 1 April 2015 | 6:06 am
Sanlam eyes Angola, Ethiopia, francophone
MAPUTO Aug 28 (Reuters) - Sanlam has started talks about a potential acquisition in Angola, the company's senior official told Reuters this week, as South Africa's largest insurer look for new streams of income to offset slowing growth at home. "At this ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 3:36 am
Ethiopia: U.S. Congressional Delegation
Earlier this week, an eight member congressional delegation visited Ethiopia. The delegation consisted of Senators Chris Coons, Jeff Merkley and Al Franken and Representatives David Cicilline, Joseph P. Kennedy, Betty McCollum, Terri A. Sewell and Kay Granger.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 11:27 pm
IOM Resumes Evacuation of South Sudanese
GENEVA, Switzerland, August 28, 2015/African Press Organization (APO)/ — IOM Ethiopia this week resumed its emergency evacuation of South Sudanese refugees from the border, which had been halted since late July 2015 as all receiving camps had reached ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 10:21 pm
Ethiopia races to preserve 'Africa's
Conservationists are facing a race against time to prevent one of Ethiopia's most sacred religious site from crumbling away. The ancient churches of Lalibela in northern Ethiopia have been a place of pilgrimage for local Christians since they were ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 4:29 pm
Ethiopia: "America Needs to be
Donald Trump’s shtick is: “America needs to be respected again because the rest of the world has lost respect for America.” I don’t care much for The Donald. But his shtick gnaws away at my mind as I think over the disgraceful “red carpet ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 1:00 pm
New era of political leaders emerges in
Ailing ruling party veteran officials in Ethiopia are leaving their posts to a group of younger leaders in the East African nation which enjoys close ties with Washington but is increasingly looking to China as a model.
Posted on 27 March 2013 | 6:21 am
Ethiopian leader very present 6 months after
Ethiopia's long-ruling leader died half a year ago, but it seems Meles Zenawi still holds on to power. In the capital, his face looks down from hundreds of posters plastered on walls, and government representatives vow to implement the late Meles'
Posted on 26 February 2013 | 6:11 am
Ethiopian Air grounds Boeing 787s as
Ethiopian Airlines on Thursday grounded its four Boeing 787 Dreamliners following a decision by the Federal Aviation Administration to take the planes out of service in the United States because of a risk of fire from its lithium batteries.
Posted on 17 January 2013 | 5:53 am
Ethiopia jails 10 terrorists for plotting
Ten men were sentenced Tuesday to jail terms of between three to 20 years for plotting terror attacks with Islamist extremist rebels from neighboring Somalia.
Posted on 14 January 2013 | 4:51 pm
From Ethiopia to Chile: Day 1 of a 7-year
On the eve of an unimaginably long walk — one that starts in Africa, winds through the Middle East, across Asia, hops over to Alaska, goes down the western United States, then Central and South America and ends in Chile — one question nagged journalist Pa
Posted on 9 January 2013 | 4:11 pm
Resolved Question: How did the League of
Posted on 9 January 2014 | 3:48 pm
Resolved Question: Questions On Ethiopia?
Please answer these questions about Ethiopia (I need it for a paper I am writing.)
1. Describe how your country has changed since it gained its independence.
2. What are the major languages spoken in your country? Are these languages related to a European colonizer?
3. What major religions are practiced in your country?
4. Are those religions related to a European colonizer?
5. Identify at least one other interesting aspect of your country's culture (food, art, music, dance, etc.)
6. What challenges are your country currently facing? Address at least one major challenge.
7. Address your country's history before European imperialism.
8. Explain the European motives of colonization and imperialism seen in your country.
9. Analyze the process of colonization and imperialism in your country.
If you do not know all the answers, please just answer the ones you do know.
Thanks in advanced!
Posted on 19 March 2012 | 12:31 pm
Resolved Question: Why is Ethiopia an
what factors contribute to its underdevelopment?
please give any links to good useful sites on this topic
Posted on 7 March 2010 | 9:04 am
Resolved Question: What are accomplishments
I'm having trouble finding accomplishments of Ethiopia, for a history project. Sources are appreciated!
Posted on 2 January 2010 | 1:40 am
Resolved Question: What do you know about
what do you know about Ethiopia? or you know somebady from there?
Posted on 1 October 2009 | 3:43 am